Stories tagged: snow skiing
Thu., Nov. 3, 2016, 12:20 p.m.
Northwest ski areas part of major resort sale
A Florida-based real estate investment trust has reached an agreement to sell more than a dozen major ski resorts, several in the Pacific Northwest including Snoqualmie and Stevens Pass, and …
Wed., Jan. 13, 2016, 7:28 p.m.
Olympic gold medalist Picabo Street assaults father
Olympic gold-medalist skier Picabo Street has been charged with assault and domestic violence after authorities say she pushed her father down the stairs in a Utah home in December.
Thu., Nov. 26, 2015, 10:11 p.m.
Lindsey Vonn, Makaela Shiffrin may be in for robust rivalry this season
Over hot chocolate, Lindsey Vonn and Mikaela Shiffrin recently had their first real heart-to-heart chat.
Thu., June 26, 2014
Reader photo of the week: Perpetually treading snow on Mount Adams
Going to great heights: Tom Rigles treks along the south flank of Mount Adams on June 11. Rigles has been on skis, on snow, at least once a month for …
Sun., March 2, 2014
Snowcat skiers find bliss in the Blues
DAYTON — People waiting in lines are not always pleasant and happy. That is not the case here, where about 15 skiers and boarders eagerly await the arrival of a …
Fri., Nov. 12, 2010
Resorts offer deals for resourceful skiers
Skiing and snowboarding can cost a lot of money, if you’re careless. Playing in the mountains costs a lot less if you’re smart. Deals are everywhere long after the season-pass …
Fri., Nov. 5, 2010
La Nina may cook up holiday feast for the slopes
Most people of the ski and snowboard persuasion know a La Nina winter is on the way. The reality set in for me when a powder alert from Larry Schick …
Mon., March 9, 1998
Knauss Win Super-G Race
Hans Knauss loves Olympic super-G courses. Three weeks after sharing the silver medal at the Nagano Games, Knauss won a World Cup super-G on Kvitfjell’s 1994 Olympic course. Countryman Hermann …
Mon., Feb. 10, 1997
Italian Woman Wins
With horns blowing and thousands of Italians serenading her with chants, Deborah Compagnoni won the giant slalom for her second gold medal of the World Alpine Ski Championships at Sestriere, …